The program is intended for HCPs in gastroenterology, including physicians, fellows, nurse practitioners, and physician associates/physician assistants.
The goal of this program is to improve learners’ knowledge and competence regarding the role of mentors, sponsors, and allies; tools and communication strategies that facilitate professional growth and development; and strategies to achieve work–life balance—all of which will support the advancement and longevity of women practicing in gastroenterology.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Employ tools and communication strategies to optimize professional growth and development
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.
The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they have with ineligible companies related to the content of this educational activity:
Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, MHCM, FACG, AGAF
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Digestive Diseases
Executive Vice Chair
Department of Internal Medicine
Associate Chief Medical Officer
University of Cincinnati, UC Health System
The Scrubs & Heels Foundation
Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, MHCM, FACG, AGAF: consultant/advisor/speaker: AbbVie, Bristol Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, IBD Horizons, Janssen, Pfizer, Takeda.
Aja McCutchen, MD
Partner and Physician Executive
Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates
A division of United Digestive
Aja McCutchen, MD: consultant/advisor/speaker: Eli Lilly, Redhill Biopharm, Sanofi Regeneron, Takeda.
The planners and content peer reviewers from Clinical Care Options, LLC and Scrubs & Heels, do not have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 0.5 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, learners must follow these steps during the period from September 25, 2023, through September 24, 2024:
This program has been made available online.
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) and Scrubs & Heels. Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
CCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.